2018-Specific Changes

The following is a summary of changes that only apply to code compiled with the 2018 edition compared to the 2015 edition.


  • If there is a target definition in a Cargo.toml manifest, it no longer automatically disables automatic discovery of other targets.
  • Target paths of the form src/{target_name}.rs are no longer inferred for targets where the path field is not set.
  • cargo install for the current directory is no longer allowed, you must specify cargo install --path . to install the current package.